[thelist] TIP: Firefox and the double dash

Debbie Pomerance debbie.pomerance at gmail.com
Sat Nov 4 16:54:43 CST 2006

On 11/4/06, M. Seyon <evolt07 at delime.com> wrote:
> Hi Anthony, it's actually recommended in the specs that one not use "two
> or
> more adjacent hyphens inside comments"
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/intro/sgmltut.html#idx-HTML

Hii -

I am now more confused... among other things the information presented at
the URL above says:

Authors should avoid putting two or more adjacent hyphens inside comments.

[ed.... but, they also say that the following comment is ok]

<!-- this is a comment -->

I must be missing something here.  ?

Thanks in advance.



Debbie Pomerance
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